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Game Story

Jarrod Saltalamacchia knows most teams don't get many chances to beat Atlanta Braves closer Craig Kimbrel. Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Braves 3-2 on Thursday night. ''He threw ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Mia 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 8 0
Atl 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Atlanta
Chris JohnsonDFP
homered to deep left,
Jason HeywardDFP
scored
MIA 0 - ATL 2
Top 5th: Miami
Adeiny HechavarriaDFP
singled to shallow right,
Marcell OzunaDFP
scored,
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
to third
MIA 1 - ATL 2
Christian YelichDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
scored,
Adeiny HechavarriaDFP
out at second
MIA 2 - ATL 2
Top 9th: Miami
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
singled to center,
Marcell OzunaDFP
scored,
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
to second advancing on throw
MIA 3 - ATL 2

Pitching Details

Batting

Miami

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Christian YelichDFP
LF
4 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 .278
Jordany ValdespínDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
Giancarlo StantonDFP
RF
3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .294
Casey McGeheeDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .312
Garrett JonesDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .253
Marcell OzunaDFP
CF
3 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .267
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
C
4 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .232
Adeiny HechavarriaDFP
SS
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .271
Henderson ÁlvarezDFP
P
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .220
Dónovan SolanoDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
Steve CishekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 3 8 3 0 2 7 0 15
Batting
2B - J Saltalamacchia 2 (13, A Harang 2)
RBI - C Yelich (34), J Saltalamacchia (30), A Hechavarria (19)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Yelich 1, D Solano 1
GIDP - C McGehee, G Jones
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Hechavarria-G Jones)

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .216
Tommy La StellaDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282
Freddie FreemanDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .281
Justin UptonDFP
LF
4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
Jason HeywardDFP
RF
4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .258
Evan GattisDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282
Chris JohnsonDFP
3B
3 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .277
Ramiro PeñaDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
Aaron HarangDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .056
Jordan WaldenDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Tyler PastornickyDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205
Craig KimbrelDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 2 6 2 1 1 4 0 7
Batting
2B - J Upton (23, H Alvarez)
HR - C Johnson (8, 2nd inning off H Alvarez 1 on, 2 Out)
S - A Harang
RBI - C Johnson 2 (42)
2-out RBI - C Johnson 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T La Stella 1, E Gattis 1
Team LOB - 3
Running
CS - B Upton (6, 2nd base by H Alvarez/J Saltalamacchia)
Fielding
DP - 2 (R Pena-F Freeman, R Pena-T La Stella-F Freeman)

Pitching

Miami

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Henderson ÁlvarezDFP
(W, 7-5)
8.0 6 2 2 1 4 1 1.23 2.62
Steve CishekDFP
(SV, 24)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.11 3.32

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Aaron HarangDFP
7.0 7 2 2 2 5 0 1.37 3.31
Jordan WaldenDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 2.35
Craig KimbrelDFP
(L, 0-2)
1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0.91 1.99
Pitching
WP - C Kimbrel 2
Pitches-strikes - H Alvarez 101-64; S Cishek 18-12; A Harang 102-68; J Walden 12-8; C Kimbrel 24-17
Ground balls-fly balls - H Alvarez 14-2; S Cishek 0-3; A Harang 9-7; J Walden 2-0; C Kimbrel 1-1
Batters faced - H Alvarez 29; S Cishek 3; A Harang 28; J Walden 3; C Kimbrel 5
Game Details
Game Time: 2:33.
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Alan Porter. 3B--Joe West.
Weather: 74 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 26,446.